The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. Welder Repairman, Assoc-HWELD1 in Red Oak, Iowa

Summary

Performs welding and fitting operations for refurbishing and repairing rail car parts. All work performed must meet current AAR and quality control guidelines and requirements.

Duties and Responsibilities

The essential duties and responsibilities are listed below. Other duties may be assigned. *Perform assigned welding, fitting, burning, and air arc tasks under direction from crew leader and supervisor. *Interpret job work orders to perform required repairs. *Coordinate and complete repairs in an efficient manner and within assigned hours. *Ensure AAR quality assurance standards are met. *Notify crew leader or supervisor of any materials and/or equipment required to ensure completion of job tasks. *Perform minor repairs to and ability to maintain tools and equipment used. *Maintain and establish basic knowledge of fundamental AAR repair procedures. *Interact with crew members in a team environment, as well as with supervisor. *Assist in the training and coaching of new employees. *Follow all safety rules, keep work area clean and comply with all GRS Environmental Health and Safety Policies *Any other duties as assigned such as filing and special projects.

Knowledge & Skills

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The individual will possess the following knowledge, characteristics, skills and/or abilities: *Knowledge of machines and tools required to weld, cut, and gouge *Ability to read and write at a high school level *Problem/Solution oriented *Eye-Hand coordination *Attention to details *Physical ability to consistently lift over 35 pounds *Ability to prioritize multiple tasks *Accountability *Cooperation and teamwork *Able to obtain welding certification within 2 weeks of start date Education and Experience *1-3) One to Three years welding and/or a combination of training and work related experience. *High School education or equivalent. *Welding processes required; burning, air arc, and grinding *MIG and Stick welding

Physical Demands N (Not Applicable)

O (Occasionally)

F (Frequently)

C (Constantly) Activity is not applicable to this occupation.

Occupation requires this activity up to 33% of the time (0- 2.5+ hours/day)

Occupation requires this activity from 33% - 66% of the time (2.5 -- 5.5+ hours/day)

Occupation requires this activity more than 66% of the time (5.5+ hours/day)

Physical Abilities Stand................C Walk.................C Sit..................C Handling/Fingering...F Reach Outward........C Reach Above Shoulder.F Climb................N Crawl................N Squat or Kneel.......F Bend.................C

Push / Pull

12 lbs or less......O 13-25 lbs...........O 26-40 lbs...........F 41-100 lbs..........F

Lift / Carry

10 lbs or less......F 11-20 lbs...........F 21-50 lbs...........F 51-100 lbs..........O Over 100 lbs........N

Working Conditions

Environment: With the exception of clerical, administrative, and some management positions, which require indoor work, the physical environment requires the employee to work both inside and outside in heat/cold, wet/humid, dry/arid and dusty conditions. Employees are required to use personal protective equipment as environmental conditions dictate.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

The Greenbrier Companies, Inc.

00082-Red Oak, IA